Wastewater Operator Resume Samples

A Wastewater Operator will work in water and wastewater treatment plant and operate the systems that manage the machine. Most common duties are listed on Wastewater Operator Resume as follows – adding chemicals such as chlorine and ammonia to disinfect water and other liquids; inspecting equipment periodically; monitoring operating conditions, gauges and meters; collecting and testing water and sewage samples; operating equipment to purify and clarify water, processing, and disposing sewage; and cleaning and maintaining equipment.

Those who want to enter this field must depict on the resume the following skills and abilities – prior work experience in wastewater treatment; willingness to work in a wet and dirty environment; ability to perform and work for long periods of standing, bending, and reaching; and ability to lift heavy items. A high school diploma and a valid driver’s license is required.

 

Wastewater Operator Resume example

Wastewater Operator Resume

Summary : Accomplished Wastewater Operator with proven mechanical skills. Have the proven abilities and knowledge needed to become a pivotal member of any chemical processing and water-waste treatment team.

Skills : Wastewater municipal operations, Industrial wastewater.

Description :

    1. Inspected equipment or monitor operating conditions, meters, and gauges to determine load requirements and detect malfunctions.
    2. Collected and tested water and sewage samples, used test equipment and color analysis standards.
    3. Operated and adjusted controls on equipment to purify and clarify water, process or dispose of sewage, and generate power.
    4. Directed and coordinated plant workers engaged in routine operations and maintenance activities.
    5. Cleaned and maintained tanks, filter beds, and other work areas using hand tools and power tools.
    6. Added chemicals such as chlorine to disinfect and dechlorination agent to remove chlorine after disinfection Maintain, repair, and lubricate equipment.
    7. Ranged from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Wastewater Operator/Representative Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a respectable organization allowing to utilize strong managerial, written, and verbal skills, relevant experience, and an Environmental Planning degree.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Forklift Operator, Laboratory Testing.

Description :

    1. Planned and currently executing an annual budget exceeding resulting in an increase in revenue while keeping expenses to a minimum.
    2. Responsible for the direct supervision of direct employee reports and a sub-contractor network averaging employees.
    3. Ensured quality control, successful work performance, and quality of services to the client base.
    4. Established an employee training program resulting in all employees acquiring new technical licenses and training 
    5. Maintained positive margins with growth in municipal, commercial, and residential markets resulting in positive net income.
    6. Reported to management on a regular basis presenting business plans, operational financial reports, and employee statuses.
    7. Regularly met with the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) officials and sanitarians to conduct inspections of well sites, distribution systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Environmental Planning


Wastewater Operator I Resume

Objective : A hard-working individual that has customer service experience. Experienced satisfying customers working in retail, restaurants, and through utility companies.

Skills : Drafter, Entry Level C Programmer, Graphics Design.

Description :

    1. Monitored control panels and adjusts valves and gates to regulate the flow of sewage.
    2. Observed variations in operating conditions; interprets meter readings.
    3. Engined, and generated to control the flow of sludge through filtering, settling, aeration, and sludge digestion processes.
    4. Maintained log of operations and records meter and gauge readings. Operate and maintain an activated sludge and aerobic digester wastewater plant.
    5. Calculated and adjusted chemical feed rates and respectively measures and prepares chemicals.
    6. Operated forklift to dispose of sludge and to store supplies. Turned air and steam valves to aerate effluents and to control the temperature in sludge digestion tanks 
    7. Observed temperature gauges to determine lubrication of equipment Read charts, flow meters and gauges to detect equipment malfunctions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Drafting Technology

Wastewater Operator Resume

Headline : Wastewater Operator who has worked the chemical plant in the Wastewater Pre-treatment department. The only official operator currently in the facility.

Skills : Operate backhoe, Forklift, Front-end loader.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the daily operations of a Wastewater facility. Collected air samples when entering a confined space.
    2. Responsible for the maintenance and repair of the buildings, grounds, and equipment in the plant.
    3. Collected water samples on a daily basis and performed laboratory analyses including PH, DO, TSS, chlorine residual, and total chlorine.
    4. Recorded daily activities and statistical data concerning plant operations in the plant logbook.
    5. Preventived maintenance on equipment Supervisors Name Raymond Searls Supervisors Title Chief operator Supervisor Phone.
    6. Responsible for daily distribution system maintenance of seven wells, booster pump stations, four storage tanks, meter reading.
    7. Responsible for system checks, sample collection/testing, and overall shift operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Wastewater Operator III Resume

Summary : Accomplished Wastewater Operator with proven mechanical skills. Proven abilities and knowledge needed to become a pivotal member of any chemical processing and water-waste treatment team.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Forklift Operator, Laboratory Testing, Supervising.

Description :

    1. Completed decommissioning of the dated wastewater facility. Complete construction and lab data entry of plant spreadsheets.
    2. Adherenced to environmental awareness and safety protocols, supervision of non-company contractors during demolition,
    3. Proven results with supporting complex operations Complete startup of the new activated sludge wastewater plant.
    4. Checked on devices for the entire plant, writing of new Standard Operating Procedures, identification and proper labeling of all LOTO equipment.
    5. Worked directly with contractors, corporate level technical services, and engineers during proper programming of the facility.
    6. Actively involved in planning the construction of a direct discharge project - allowing the plants Effluent to discharge directly into a local river.
    7. Maintained SPDES as well as a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Wastewater Operator Resume

Objective : To obtain a responsible position offering expansion of knowledge, career opportunity, and excellent customer service, wish to work with and build a relationship of confidence of trust with a reputable company.

Skills : Intermediate, Microsoft Word, Power point, Spreadsheets.

Description :

    1. Responsible for learning the duties involved in plant operation, laboratory analysis, established procedures of a water or sewer treatment plant.
    2. Operates and maintains equipment plant, including inspecting, oiling and maintaining motors, pumps, screens, gauges an meters.
    3. Maintains daily log of plant and lab operations, maintains a daily inventory of chemicals used.
    4. Submits complete, accurate reports relative to treatment plant operation sampling and laboratory analysis on a daily basis.
    5. Test samples of water and wastewater effluent, Monitors sampling of monitor wells around underground fuel storage tanks.
    6. Performs chemical and physical analysis for effluent, influent, aeration basins, digesters, contact, chlorine contact chamber.
    7. Calculations and records result on log sheet prepare and calibrate equipment for sample analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Water Distribution

Wastewater Operator Resume

Summary : Responsible for Assisting with and after completion of training operates the plant by inspecting a wide range of various wastewater equipment for noise, vibration, and any abnormal operating characteristics.

Skills : Computer savy, Interaction with public, Design.

Description :

    1. Managed chemical treatment of wastewater, including the movement of the wastewater from and to all storage and reaction tanks.
    2. Prepared and preserved all samples, and movement of treatment chemicals to the wastewater area.
    3. Digested and analyzed all samples, compare the results of the analysis to the permit limits before sending them to filtration.
    4. Finally, determined the proper course of action and notify management and the city as necessary.
    5. Responsible for the daily operation of the wastewater treatment system and the daily upkeep of the equipment.
    6. Responsible for completing all inspections and calibrations associated with the wastewater treatment system.
    7. Responsible for ensuring that the proper person or persons are notified to remedy the problem.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Lead Wastewater Operator Resume

Summary : Obtain a good job and working relationship with fellow employees and to achieve maximum potential and better at what ever do.

Skills : Computer literate, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Obtained and hold a current water and wastewater class III state license.
    2. Worked with the state (EPA) to provide documentation, records, and reports of lab results on a monthly bases.
    3. Occasionally operating a backhoe, general maintenance of pumps, housekeeping, mowing around water well grounds.
    4. Preformed maintenance duties when needed such as broken electrical fixtures, water lines, and building repairs.
    5. Rod Sewer lines, take samples, treat manholes, replace sewer lines, install sewer lines, take care of sewer plant and ponds, mow, fix water leaks.
    6. To operate, monitor, maintain and troubleshoot the wastewater treatment facility and its processes.
    7. Operated cyanide oxidation, chrome reducers, clarifiers, filter presses, micro-filters, hoses, and pumps.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Wastewater Operator Resume

Objective : Leadership, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills has provided with the ability to be flexible and adaptive. Have great communication and organizational skills that contribute to meeting strict deadlines.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Auto cad, Soft Plan, Design, Earthwork.

Description :

    1. Responsible for daily operations and maintenance of multiple drinks of water and wastewater systems.
    2. Assured that plants are running in compliance with DEP Permits.
    3. Maintained all records related to water and wastewater operations, including chemical testing, chemical addition, recording meter, and gauge readings.
    4. Troubleshoot and identified any problems with daily operations. Available 24/7 to assist with water and wastewater operations.
    5. Scheduled chemical deliveries and coordinate sludge hauling from plants.
    6. Worked with contractors and subcontractors to plan and execute repairs and improvements at a cost-effective response to facilities.
    7. DEP to conducted inspections of wastewater facilities. Wastewater collection systems, and water distribution systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Lead Wastewater Operator Resume

Headline : Goal is to obtain a job with a proven water system and become an important part of that system and community. A hard worker and a fast learner. Willing to work outdoors and can travel if necessary.

Skills : Forklift Operator, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for ensuring various grade wastewater treatment plants operate in accordance with state and federal regulations.
    2. Collected and analyzed field samples for compliance. Collected and delivered samples to labs for further analysis.
    3. Developed and implemented an in-house OSHA training program for all employees.
    4. Maintained liaison with multiple customers to enable communication and resolution of concerns.
    5. Utilized various meters to include calorimeters, pH meters, DO meters and digital gram scales.
    6. Currently worked to operate and maintain a Class B Wastewater Plant.
    7. Operated Dissolved Air Flotation System, took various samples throughout the plant.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma